Arrotino; Bugi

“Arrotino; Bugi” 2020

Entitled ‘Bugi’, after Thelonious’s friend who travelled through the sahara desert to Libya in the devastating journey of human trafficking from Africa to Europe.

By placing this classical representation of a Roman bust on the ground, Thelonious uses space to activate the social dialogue around ‘high art’.


Physical Dimensions: 100 x 60.5 cm

Medium: Oil on Canvas in Glass Display Case